• 2014 Winter Olympics: When and Where to Watch Monday's Action

    2014 Winter Olympics: When and Where to Watch Monday's Action

    Posted 1:23 PM 2/10/2014 by Jake Lasofsky, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

    (Programming note: Check out the weekend's highlights and other Olympic news on our KOMU Olympic Zone.)

    KOMU's Monday Olympic coverage features five gold medal finals. 

    Biathlon remains the only winter sport (More)

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  • 2014 Winter Olympics: When and Where to Watch Sunday's Action

    2014 Winter Olympics: When and Where to Watch Sunday's Action

    Posted 2:02 AM 2/9/2014 by Jake Lasofsky, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

    (Programming note: For highlights and online coverage log onto our KOMU Olympic Zone.)

    The final day of the (More)

  • Royals' Closer Greg Holland Could Have Contract Decided in Arbitration

    Royals' Closer Greg Holland Could Have Contract Decided in Arbitration

    Posted 8:12 PM 2/8/2014 by Jacob Kornhauser, KOMU 8 Digital Sports Producer

    KANSAS CITY - Since taking over as the senior vice president of baseball operations/general manager of the Royals in 2006, Dayton Moore has never had a player's contract decided by an arbitration hearing. That could change in the next couple of weeks.

    The Royals' one arbitration hold out (More)

  • 2014 Winter Olympics: When and Where to Watch Saturday's Action

    2014 Winter Olympics: When and Where to Watch Saturday's Action

    Posted 1:32 PM 2/8/2014 by Jake Lasofsky, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

    (Programming note: For highlights and online coverage visit KOMU's Olympic Zone.)

    KOMU 8's Saturday daytime coverage begins with three Gold Medal Finals in the Men's Biathlon, Men's 500m Speed Skating and Women's (More)

  • Ten St. Louis Hockey Players To Compete In Olympics

    Ten St. Louis Hockey Players To Compete In Olympics

    Posted 10:04 PM 1/28/2014 by Corey Miller, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    ST. LOUIS - When the 2014 Men's Olympic Hockey Tournament begins on February 12, the St. Louis Blues will be one of only three NHL teams to have ten players representing their countries in Sochi.

    Along with the Chicago Blackhawks and Detroit Red Wings, the Blues will send ten players to (More)

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  • Mizzou Lands Two on USA Men's Wheelchair Basketball Team

    Mizzou Lands Two on USA Men's Wheelchair Basketball Team

    Posted 10:46 AM 1/6/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Two members of the Mizzou Wheelchair Basketball team have landed on the 2014 USA Men's Wheelchair Basketball 16-man roster. Carter Arey and John Gilbert, who were both part of the 2013 team, made the cut following four days of tryouts this past week at (More)

  • Wayne Kreklow Wins 500th Game in Tigers Sweep of Wildcats

    Wayne Kreklow Wins 500th Game in Tigers Sweep of Wildcats

    Posted 7:50 PM 11/3/2013 by Phil Bergman, KOMU8 Sports

    Coach Wayne Kreklow won his 500th game as a head coach today when his No. 7 Missouri Tigers defeated No. 19 Kentucky in straight sets (25-21, 25-23, 25-22). 

    The win improved Missouri to a national-best 27-0, and 11-0 in SEC play. 

    Junior All-SEC middle blocker Whitney (More)

  • No. 25 Missouri Volleyball Defeats Alabama, Moves to 21-0

    No. 25 Missouri Volleyball Defeats Alabama, Moves to 21-0

    Posted 8:29 PM 10/13/2013 by Phil Bergman, KOMU8 Sports

    The 25th-ranked Missouri Tigers volleyball team defeated the Alabama Crimson Tide in four sets (25-22, 22-25, 25-20, 25-17) earlier today in front of a season-high 3,534 fans at the Hearnes Center.

    With the win, the Tigers extended their school-record win streak to start the season to 21 (More)

  • Edwards Takes Fifth at Kansas Speedway

    Edwards Takes Fifth at Kansas Speedway

    Posted 7:46 PM 10/6/2013 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. - Kevin Harvick won a wreck-filled race at Kansas Speedway on Sunday, keeping out of trouble all afternoon and making a big move in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.

    Harvick pulled away from Kurt Busch and Jeff Gordon on a restart with 19 laps to go for his third (More)

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  • Central Methodist Defeats Jamestown (N.D.) in Overtime 2-1

    Central Methodist Defeats Jamestown (N.D.) in Overtime 2-1

    Posted 8:28 PM 9/15/2013 by Phil Bergman, KOMU8 Sports

    FAYETTE - Ricardo Valsien scored in the 100th minute to lift Central Methodist to a 2-1 overtime win over Jamestown College (N.D.).

    After Jamestown scored early on in the game, Valsien tied the score up at one in the 32nd minute with a shot from six yards out. Central Methodist went on to (More)

  • Mizzou's Carter Arey Makes Team USA Top 12

    Mizzou's Carter Arey Makes Team USA Top 12

    Posted 3:22 PM 7/1/2013 by Ashley Colley

    COLUMBIA -- One month after the 2013 USA Men's Wheelchair Basketball Team Top 20 was announced, the team is now down to the final 12 members. Mizzou's Carter Arey is one of twelve players to make the final list, announced on Monday. Since being selected in June to the Top 20, Arey has been (More)

  • Mizzou's Connor Downes to Represent Team USA

    Mizzou's Connor Downes to Represent Team USA

    Posted 1:17 PM 6/19/2013 by Ashley Colley

    COLUMBIA -- Following a week of tryouts in front of the United States Olympic Committee in Birmingham, Alabama, current Mizzou Wheelchair Basketball player Connor Downes has been selected to represent Team USA. Connor was one of twelve selected for the USA Under 23 National Team on Monday.

    Connor and his team will now travel to the International Wheelchair Basketball Federation U23 World Champions in Adana, Turkey from September 5-15, 2013.

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  • Spirit Squad. Golden Girls Earn Two Top Five Finishes at NDA Collegiate Dance Championships

    The Golden Girls, the University of Missouri's dance team, had a successful weekend in Daytona Beach, Fla. at the NDA Collegiate Dance Championships. The ladies competed in two different categories, earning a top-five finish in both. The Golden Girls earned a fourth place finish in the Dance Open IA division...

  • W. Golf. Womens Golf Heads to SEC Championships

    Mizzou Women's Golf will head to Birmingham, Ala. for its second SEC Championship Tournament. The 2014 SEC Women's Golf Championships will be held at Greystone Golf & Country Club in Birmingham, Ala. Teams will play the par 71 Founders Course.

  • Baseball. Mizzou-MO State Postgame Notes

    Notes - Junior Brett Peel earned his first start since Feb. 15 against McNeese St. Peel broke his hand in that game, missing the next 26 games.- Reigning SEC Player of the Week Eric Anderson started the game at first base, his first start at that position this season. He...

  • Baseball. Mizzou Baseball Falls at Missouri State

    Mizzou baseball split its season series with in-state rival Missouri State as it fell to the Bears, 9-0, on Tuesday night (April 15) at Hammons Field. The Tigers allowed 15 hits as Missouri State tagged Mizzou starter Peter Fairbanks (Webster Groves, Mo.) for eight hits and five earned runs over...

  • Track. Tigers Enter Mt. SAC Week at No. 23 in the Nation

    The Tiger women are continuing to make historic moves in the National Rankings as they move up into the No. 23 spot in the nation, as released by the USTFCCCA (U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association) on Tuesday. This is the highest the Tigers have placed on...